The Library zone is a free information resource about children's books and authors for Public Librarians and School Library Services staff.

NEWS

29/05/2020

The Puffin Festival of Big Dreams will launch on 8th June with authors and illustrators including Jacqueline Wilson, Robin Stevens, Nick Sharratt, Dapo Adeola, Nathan Bryon and Nadia Shireen across seven days of online...

Read more...

Information Book Awards shortlist

22/05/2020

The shortlist for the School Library Association Information Book Award 2020 has been announced, with 11 books across ages from under seven years to 16+ included.

Read more...

Forum

Question : Current Debates, Reading ideas in the forum:

Read more...

Library Initiatives

Setting up your Chatterbooks group

Setting up your Chatterbooks group

Chatterbooks, the national reading group initiative based in public libraries, is now moving into schools. What is Chatterbooks? Chatterbooks is a nationally-coordinated programme of reading groups run...

Read more...

Latest Titles

Here Lie the Secrets

Mia's best friend Holly died when they were thirteen. But years later, Holly still hasn't left her. Spending the summer in New York, Mia is hoping to escape the visions of Holly that haunt her life at home. There she...

Read more...

Hideous Beauty

Dylan is forced to come out after his secret relationship with Ellis is exposed on social media, but to his surprise, everyone is really supportive - or appears to be. But Dylan's and El's happiness is short-lived, and...

Read more...

 
ReadingZone Book Shop